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Bob Mathias

Myron Tassin

Bob Mathias

the life of the Olympic champion

by Myron Tassin

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mathias, Bob, 1930-,
    • Athletes -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Myron Tassin ; foreword by Bruce Jenner ; afterword by Bob Mathias.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV697.M3 T37 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 116 p., [26] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages116
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3178631M
      ISBN 100312087306
      LC Control Number83021194

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Bob Mathias was born, the second of four children (including older brother Eugene, younger brother James, and younger sister Patricia), to Dr. Charles and Lillian Mathias. At age seventeen, graduated from Tulare high school after an illustrious high school athletic career in football and track and field.

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Bob Mathias: The life of the Olympic champion [Myron Tassin] on egypharmed2018.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Few Olympian stars have astounded the world the way Bob Mathias did in London in when as an unknown seventeen-year-old from a tiny town in California he became the youngest person ever to win the Olympic decathlon--the ten event competition many consider to be the 4/5(1).

Oct 24,  · Directed by Francis D. Lyon. With Bob Mathias, Ward Bond, Melba Mathias, Howard Petrie. California school boy and Stanford University student Bob Mathias was the first man to win two Olympic Gold Medals in the Decathlon in the and Olympics.

The film begins with him as a year-old schoolboy in Tulare, California where his high school track coach, played by Ward Bond, /10(4). Bob Mathias has books on Goodreads, and is currently reading The Frank Peretti Collection: The Oath, The Visitation, and Monster by Frank E.

Peretti. Mathias was the Associated Press male athlete of the year in "Bob Mathias was one of those rare individuals with the ability to inspire a nation through his determination and perseverance.

Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. Bob Mathias: The life of the Olympic champion by Tassin, Myron and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at egypharmed2018.com When young Bob Mathias won the ten-event decathlon grind at Helsinki this summer he was just past twenty one.

And this was his second win of the toughest of all track events, since four years before, while just under eighteen, he'd won the decathlon at London. He has proved himself probably the greatest all-round track athlete the world has ever known. Bob Mathias was born on November 17, in Tulare, California, USA as Robert Bruce Mathias.

He was an actor, known for The Minotaur, the Wild Beast of Crete (), The Bob Mathias Story () and China Doll (). He was married to Gwen Alexander and Melba Wiser.

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Sep 03,  · Bob Mathias was an all-around athlete who at age 17 won the first of two Olympic gold medals in the decathlon and went on to serve four terms in Congress.

Mathias also acted, and played himself in the movie, The Bob Mathias Story. Mathias was raised in Tulare, California, a farming community in the San Joaquin Valley. To battle his anemia, he took iron and liver pills, which his physician father prescribed, and took frequent naps.

When he reached Tulare High School, he was 6-foot-2 and. Bob Mathias, American athlete, the youngest to win a gold medal in the decathlon in Olympic competition. After his victory in at age 17, he returned to win a second Olympic gold medal in Afflicted with anemia in boyhood, Mathias developed strength by engaging in sports, winning success.

The Bob Mathias Story is a drama film directed by Francis D. Lyon, starring Bob Mathias and Ward egypharmed2018.com story of the first man to win two consecutive Olympic Gold Medals in the Decathlon in London in and in Helsinki in The film utilized extensive footage of the London and Helsinki Games, including actual footage of Mathias' egypharmed2018.comed by: Francis D.

Lyon. Bob Mathias was the youngest person ever to win the gold medal in the Olympic decathlon, a feat he accomplished in at the age of He was also the first person ever to win two Olympic decathlons. Bob Mathias was born on November 19,in Tulare, California, the second of four children born to Dr.

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Bob Mathias, from his home in Fresno, CA, also tells his own story to filmmaker Dan Traub (his last interview before his death in )"--Container. Nov 03,  · Overview of The Bob Mathias Story,directed by Francis D.

Lyon, with Bob Mathias, Ward Bond, Melba Mathias, at Turner Classic Movies. Bob Mathias was diagnosed with cancer inand died as a result in Fresno, California on September 2, at age He is interred at Tulare Cemetery in Tulare, California.

He was survived by four daughters, Romel, Megan, Marissa, and Alyse Alexander. Mathias was also survived by a son Reiner and 10 grandchildren. Timeline.Bob Mathias is a true 20th-century American hero. The youngest man ever to win the Olympic decathlon gold medal, and the only American ever to win it twice, Mathias was also a movie star, U.S.

Marine, writer, four-term congressman, and architect of America's Olympic egypharmed2018.com Edition: Ebook Original.Bob Mathias: The Life of the Olympic Champion by Myron Tassin A readable copy.

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